Job and Volunteer Opportunities

February 2020

Senior Academic Position in The Department of Hebrew Language and Semitic Linguistics

Submission Application: February 5th 2020
Start Date (estimated): from October 2020
Institution: The Department of Hebrew Language and Semitic Linguistics Tel-Aviv University
Location: Israel
E-mail Submission:

The Department of Hebrew Language and Semitic Linguistics at Tel-Aviv University, Israel, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Hebrew Language. The position is open to scholars of Classical Hebrew (Biblical Hebrew, Hebrew of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Mishnaic Hebrew, Mediaeval Hebrew, and linguistic traditions of Hebrew).

The position requires teaching in Hebrew of a variety of courses on the periods of Classical Hebrew, and the ability to conduct independent research and to publish in refereed journals in Israel and abroad. Suitable candidates are invited to apply. The position will be effective from October 2020.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D., or receive a Ph.D. before filling the position. The position may lead to the granting of tenure at the end of the trial period.
Salary and conditions will conform to Israeli University regulations.
Appointment procedures will be carried out according to the rules and regulations of Tel-Aviv University and are subject to the approval of the University authorities.
Candidates should send their applications, including a CV and samples of publications or other written work to:
Professor Hezy Mutzafi, Chairperson,
Department of Hebrew Language and Semitic Linguistics, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel, or email:
Three letters of recommendation from senior scholars are to be sent directly to one of these addresses.
The deadline of submission is February 5th 2020.
The position is open to all candidates. The appointment will be based on candidate's qualifications and the Department's needs. The Department, Faculty or Tel-Aviv University are not obligated to appoint any of the candidates who apply for the position.

Full-time junior positions in OT / HB (Munich)

Submission Application: February 28, 2020
Institution:Ludwig Maximilians University Munich - Faculty of Catholic Theology
Location: Munich, Germany
E-mail Submission:

March 2020

Tenure-Track post in Biblical Studies (Haifa)

Submission Application: 1 March 2020
Location: Department of Biblical Studies, University of Haifa
E-mail Submission:
The University of Haifa Announces a Call for a Tenure-Track Position in the Department of Biblical Studies, University of Haifa.
The position is open to applicants with a Ph.D. (including those who receive the Ph.D. by 30 September 2020) at all levels of seniority.

1. Proven research abilities
2. The ability to teach mandatory and elective courses in the
candidate’s area of expertise and in accordance with the needs of the department (BA and MA) and supervise MA and PhD dissertations.
3. Teaching will be in Hebrew

Well-suited applicants will be invited for a campus visit that will include a lecture, interview, and meetings with departmental faculty

Applicants are requested to send the following materials by 1 March 2020 to the Chair of the Department of Jewish History and Bible, Prof. Eyal Ben Eliyahu:
· Cover letter
· CV
· List of publications
· Three scientific publications
· Description of research and teaching agenda
· Teaching evaluations
· Three letters of recommendation (to be sent directly to the department chair by the recommenders)

Rank will be determined in accordance with the candidate’s record.
Questions and requests for additional details may be sent to Ms. Moran Schweitzer, administrative assistant to the department chair:

November 2019

An academic position in Exegesis from the Old Testament and in Hebrew (1 EFT)

Submission Application: 15th November 2019
Start Date (estimated): 1st September, 2020
Institution: UCLouvain - Université catholique de Louvain
Location: France

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